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Tag Archives: Sustainability

Bringing Sustainability to the Core of UAE Economy

Dubai Carbon launches the first sustainability self-assessment tool focused on capital investment markets to streamline portfolio exposure to climate change. Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Dubai Carbon has launched a new version of Sustainability Self-Assessment specifically focused on measuring the risk and exposure towards socio-environmental impacts thus allowing both public and private organisations to benchmark their resource efficiency amongst industries …

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Financiers embrace sustainability Or Bringing Sustainability to the Core of UAE Economy

Dubai Carbon launches the first sustainability self-assessment tool focused on capital investment markets to streamline portfolio exposure to climate change. Dubai – Dubai Carbon has launched a new version of Sustainability Self-Assessment specifically focused on measuring the risk and exposure towards socio-environmental impacts thus allowing both public and private organisations to benchmark their resource efficiency amongst industries and peers. The …

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10th World Future Energy Summit Demonstrates the Business Case for Sustainability

Falling Costs Make Renewable Energy an Investment in the Future. Co-Located Events for Water Security, Waste management, Energy Efficiency, Solar Energy, and Sustainable Transport. 35,000 Attendees Expected at Milestone 2017 Event in Abu Dhabi. With the cost of solar energy plummeting, the World Future Energy Summit 2017 (WFES) will showcase an unprecedented range of financially profitable clean energy solutions, opening …

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Cityscape Global provides international stage for New Living on Water concept combining luxury, privacy, environmental sustainability and renewable energy

Dubai, UAE – Dubai has earned a global reputation for launching unique and spectacular real estate projects, and a Dutch developer hopes the emirate will now provide a successful springboard for stunning floating homes designed to take their owners back to nature. The company, New Living on Water (NLW), will give a Middle East debut to its striking organic shaped …

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DEWA wins 3 Golden Globe Tigers Awards in Sustainability Leadership

Dubai, UAE – Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has won three Golden Globe Tigers Awards in Sustainability Leadership. The awards are for Best Renewable Resources – Energy, Best Renewable Resources – Green Building, and Best Renewable Resources – Sustainable Transport, for the Green Charger initiative. DEWA received the awards in a special ceremony in Malaysia. The awards underline DEWA’s …

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Mobily’s CEO: The Diversity of the Economic Income in “Vision 2030” Ensures the Sustainability of the Saudi Economy

Mr. Ahmad Farroukh, CEO of Etihad Etisalat (Mobily) highlight the importance of economic transformation, which the council of ministers headed by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdul Aziz has approved, and announced by the Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. Mr. Farroukh added that the transformation urges the diversity of economic income which is a …

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DEWA organises 6th Science Week

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority ( DEWA ) has launched its 6th Science Week under the theme ‘Innovative Emirati Engineer.’ University professors, college students, and a number of DEWA ‘s representatives and employees took part. The theme ‘Innovative Emirati Engineer’ reflects DEWA ‘s commitment to supporting Emiratisation, and improving the skills of Emirati engineers, making them capable of innovation, to …

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Ericsson Sustainability and CR Report: ICT can accelerate Sustainable Development Goals

Ericsson Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Report 2015 details company’s performance in responsible business; energy, environment and climate change; and communication for all Ericsson uses United Nations Sustainable Development Goals as a framework for measuring impact in society. Ericsson’s Technology for Good initiatives positively impact 20 million people. Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has published its 23rd annual Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility Report, …

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U.S.-UAE Partnerships on Sustainability on Display during Vice President Joe Biden’s Visit to Masdar City

Today, Vice President Joseph R. Biden visited Masdar City as part of his series of official engagements with senior UAE leaders. The visit is the latest milestone in a bilateral relationship that has helped drive global efforts to foster the widespread adoption of renewable energy, the acceleration of clean technology innovation and research as well as the development of knowledge …

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DEWA reviews innovative achievements in sustainability at Global Women’s Forum Dubai

HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, and HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai, both view supporting women as a priority and recognise their important role in the development of the UAE. This is why Dubai Electricity and Water Authority ( DEWA ) …

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